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Dr. Reed Underwood, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Frederick, MD, with other offices in Rockville, MD and Alexandria, VA. He has 27 years of experience. His specialties include Anesthesiology. Dr. Underwood is affiliated with Adventist Healthcare Washington Adventist Hospital, Inova Alexandria Hospital and Inova Alexandria Hospital. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Reed Underwood has the following 1 area of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.


Anesthesiologists are physicians who are trained to administer anesthetics, which are medicines used to block nerve sensation. Anesthesia can be either local to one specific part of a body, like a tooth, or regional to block feeling to a larger portion of the body, such as during an epidural for child birth. It can also be more general to block sensation to the entire body, resulting in unconsciousness.
Anesthesiologists assist in surgery by determining how much anesthesia is necessary and by monitoring the patient's level of responsiveness and vital signs throughout the procedure. The anesthesia specialist will also bring the patient out of anesthesia and then continue to monitor his or her vital signs post-operation.
Besides assisting in surgeries, anesthesiologists may also treat patients suffering from chronic pain.


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Locations & Directions

First Colonies Anesthesia

7490 New Technology Way
Frederick, MD 21703

First Colonies Anesthesia Associates LLC

1901 Research Blvd
Rockville, MD 20850

Inova Alexandria Hospital

4320 Seminary Rd
Alexandria, VA 22304

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